# Convert square yards to square meters

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square yards (sq yd)
1 square yards = 0.836 square meters

## Precise decimal and fraction answers

The conversion in square meters rounded to six significant decimal places is 1 sq yd = 0.836127 m2. The precise fraction answer is 449/537 m2.

### Decimal Precision

Conversion from one to ten decimal places

• 1 sq yd = 0.8 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.84 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.836 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.8361 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.83613 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.836127 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.8361274 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.83612736 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.836127360 m2
• 1 sq yd = 0.8361273600 m2

## Square yards to square meters conversion factor and formulas

Formula

The conversion factor between square yards and square meters is 1.196. This represents the ratio of square yards per one square meter. To calculate the value in square meters, we can either divide by the conversion factor or multiply by its inverse.

### Division

To convert from square yards to square meters, divide square yards by 1.196.
The formula is expressed as:
sq yd ÷ 1.196 = m2

### Multiplication

Alternatively we can multiply by the inverse conversion factor to get the same result.
The inverse of 1.196 is 1/1.196 or 0.836. To convert from square yards to square meters, multiply square yards by 0.836.
The formula is expressed as:
sq yd × 0.836 = m2

Converting square yards to square meters is a conversion between units from separate unit systems - square yards are US Customary / UK Imperial defined units while square meters are metric (SI) .

## Reverse this conversion

Convert from square meters to square yards instead.

## 1 square yards to other area units

### Metric

• 1 sq yd = 8.361×10-5 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×10-7 km2
• 1 sq yd = 0.836 m2
• 1 sq yd = 83.613 dm2
• 1 sq yd = 8,361.274 cm2
• 1 sq yd = 836,127.36 mm2
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×1011 µ2
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×1017 nm2

### Imperial/U.S.

• 1 sq yd = 2.066×10-4 acre
• 1 sq yd = 3.228×10-7 sq mi
• 1 sq yd = 1 sq yd
• 1 sq yd = 9 sq ft
• 1 sq yd = 1,296 sq in

## References and Citations

1. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) General Tables of Units of Measurement
2. International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) The International System of Units (SI)

## Square yards to square meters conversion table

sq yd m2
1 sq yd 0.836 m2
2 sq yd 1.672 m2
3 sq yd 2.508 m2
4 sq yd 3.345 m2
5 sq yd 4.181 m2
6 sq yd 5.017 m2
7 sq yd 5.853 m2
8 sq yd 6.689 m2
9 sq yd 7.525 m2
10 sq yd 8.361 m2
sq yd m2
20 sq yd 16.723 m2
30 sq yd 25.084 m2
40 sq yd 33.445 m2
50 sq yd 41.806 m2
60 sq yd 50.168 m2
70 sq yd 58.529 m2
80 sq yd 66.89 m2
90 sq yd 75.251 m2
100 sq yd 83.613 m2
1,000 sq yd 836.127 m2